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Rep. Samuel Benson

Former Representative for Maine’s 4th District

Benson, an Ind. Republican-Democrat, was the representative for Maine's 4th congressional district from 1855 to 1857.

He was previously the representative for Maine's 4th congressional district (1853-1855; Whig).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1857, Benson missed 115 of 1,336 roll call votes, which is 8.6%. This is better than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1857. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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